All Quotes and Proverbs

"Civilized life begins with a boiled egg sitting upright in an egg cup."


Rating: 7.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Classic - something that everybody wants to have read and nobody wants to read."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Cleaning your house while your kids are still growing up is like shoveling the walk before it stops snowing."


Rating: 3.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Clear sky is bigger than the largest rain clouds."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Clever tyrants are never punished."


Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Cleverness is serviceable for everything, sufficient for nothing."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Climate is what you expect, weather is what you get. "

Robert A. Heinlein
Robert A. Heinlein "Time Enough for Love"

Rating: 5.83 (Number of Voters: 6)

"Clock: A small mechanical device to wake up people without children."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Coincidence is God's way of remaining anonymous."


Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Coincidence is when God chooses to remain anonymous."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"College football is a sport that bears the same relation to education that bullfighting does to agriculture."


Rating: 7.11 (Number of Voters: 9)

"College isn't the place to go for ideas."


Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Comedy is simply a funny way of being serious."


Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Comedy is simply a funny way of being serious."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Comedy is the art of making people laugh without making them puke."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Comedy is tragedy that happens to other people."

Angela Carter
Angela Carter "Wise Children"

Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is a progress. Working together is a success."


Rating: 4.29 (Number of Voters: 7)

"Committee - a group of men who individually can do nothing but as a group decide that nothing can be done."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Common sense is genius dressed up in work clothes."


Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Common sense is not really so common."

Antoine Amauld
Antoine Amauld "The Art of Thinking: Port-Royal Logic"

Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Common sense is nothing more than a deposit of prejudices laid down by the mind before you reach eighteen."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen."


Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Common sense is the measure of the possible; it is composed of experience and prevision; it is calculation appled to life."

Amiel-Henri-Frederic
Amiel-Henri-Frederic "Journal Intime"

Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Common sense is unhealthy for dreams."


Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Common sense tells us that the things of the earth exist only a little, and that true reality is only in dreams."

Charles Baudelaire
Charles Baudelaire "Artificial Paradise"

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Common-sense appears to be only another name for the thoughtlessness of the unthinking. It is made of the prejudices of childhood, the idiosyncrasies of individual character and the opinion of the newspapers."

William Somerset Maugham
William Somerset Maugham "A Writer's Notebook"

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Communism is like prohibition, it's a good idea but it won't work."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Communism is not love. Communism is a hammer which we use to crush the enemy."


Rating: 1.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Communism is the corruption of a dream of justice."


Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Communism to me is one-third practice and two-thirds explanation."

Will Rogers
Will Rogers "Wit and Wisdom"

Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Compassion is the basis of all morality."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Computer is not a device anymore. It is an extension of your mind and your gateway to other people."


Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Computers are incredibly fast, accurate and stupid. Human beings are incredibly slow, inaccurate and brilliant. Together they are powerful beyond imagination."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Computers are like a bicycle for our minds."


Rating: 1.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Computers make it easier to do a lot of things, but most of the things they make it easier to do don't need to be done."


Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Confess your sins to the Lord and you will be forgiven; confess them to man and you will be laughed at."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Confession is always weakness. The grave soul keeps its own secrets, and takes its own punishment in silence."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Confidence in the goodness of another is good proof of one's own goodness."


Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Congratulation, n. The civility of envy."

Ambrose Bierce
Ambrose Bierce "The Devil's Dictionary"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Conscience -- the only incorruptible thing about us."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Conscience and cowardice are really the same things. Conscience is the trade name of the firm, that is all."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Conscience is a man's compass."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Conscience is a mother-in-law whose visit never ends."


Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Conscience is God's presence in man."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Conscience is the inner voice that warns us somebody may be looking."


Rating: 5.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Conscience is the sentinel of virtue."


Rating: 3.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Conscience is the voice of the soul; the passions are the voice of the body."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Conscience is, in most men, an anticipation of the opinions of others."

Sir Henry Taylor
Sir Henry Taylor "The Statesman"

Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)